Summer 2017 Events

This page lets you know where Gwalia’s Customer and Community team will be. We love getting out and about in our communities to assist residents with their events and activities.

If you have an event coming up and would like us to get involved, or if you would like more information about our Community Chest funding please call the team on 01792 488141.

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More information about What's on in Blaenymaes




Neath Carnival - We are celebrating National Play Day and 30 years of Swansea’s Children’s Play Team.

Saturday 8th July 11:30pm-4:30pm at Cwrt Herbert Playing Fields

Stalls, fairground, the Wave, performance, and lots more for the whole Family!

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Ammanford Big Day Out

Saturday 15th July 11:00pm-4:30pm at Cwrt Herbert Playing Fields

This Year's Carnival Theme is Mardi Gras - So the Bigger and more Blingy your outfit the better!!!

The fun packed day for all the family starts at Quay Street in Ammanford where you will see some amazing entertainment and watch the Carnival Parade start from the town centre at 11.30am




NATIONAL PLAYDAY - We are celebrating National Play Day and 30 years of Swansea’s Children’s Play Team.

Wednesday 2nd August 12:30pm-4:00pm at The National Waterfront Museum Swansea

Play activities to suit all ages, interests and abilities, there will be the chance to try out play and games from the past or check out how Swansea has played over the years.

Jump on the Play on Wheels Play Bus, climb aboard Interplay's Pirate Ship, get energetic with Park Lives or try your hand at hopscotch, French skipping, or a range of past-time play from local play projects, all FREE!

Rain or shine there is bound to be plenty for the children to enjoy and for the adults to be taken back to their childhood and reminded why play isn't just fun, it creates memories that last forever!

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Annual Summer Fate

Saturday 5th August between 12:00pm – 3:00pm at Blaenymaes Drop-in Centre (86-90 Blaenymaes Drive)

Bouncy Castle, refreshments, staffs, characters, badge making and raffle prizes.

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Blaenymaes Community Fun Day

19 August  2017 between 12:00pm – 3:00pm at Blaenymaes Community Centre

Join Gendros Baptist Church and Click Children's Club for a fun day celebrating community in Blaenymaes. You can expect Fun, Stalls, Refreshments, Bouncy Castle and Games.

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Pride Cymru Parade

25th -26th August 2017, Cardiff City Hall

Pride Cymru’s Parade returns to the streets of Cardiff, late August Bank Holiday weekend – Saturday 26th August 2017, an immersive and visually spectacular annual celebration of equality and diversity achievements and community support.

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Clase Family Fun Day - Grace Church and Clase Family Centre Fun Day

September 1st 2017 between 1pm – 3pm in the park on Longview Road,

Bouncy castle, glitter tattoos, tug of war, face painting, hair braiding, water slide and loads more!

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Vetch Veg Community Gardening Day

16-September 2017 – 11:00-2:00pm at the Vetch Field, Sandfields, Swansea

An event organized with out partners at Vetch Veg, Sandfields Residents Association and funded by Forresters to prune the orchard and continue to build the wild hedge rows at Vetch Vetch.

Contact if you would like to get involved